& Ice Winter Concert
14th, Saturday Night
make your Valentines Day plans with us at the Barnstead Town Hall!
night, February 14th, there may be snow and ice on the ground, but there
will be music coming out of the Barnstead Town Hall along with dinner
and dessert! Roy D’Innocenzo on jazz guitar will be featured
accompanied by Chris Bonoli on guitar/voice, and Charlie Hausen on bass
guitar for a set of jazzy tunes.
will end with an hour of Barber Shop Quartet acapella music by the local
singing group “Slightly Worn.” The group features Dave Gruette of
Barnstead as lead, Lannie Wood of Pittsfield as tenor, Rich Schaffer of
Dunbarton singing baritone and Niall Trimby of Laconia is their “big
bass.” All these guys have barbershop in their blood and compete each
year in New England.
concert tickets include a meal. The show will be from 7:00-9:15 p.m.
The doors open for food at 6:00. We will provide larger sized plates
and trays making it easier to sit and eat. All proceeds will benefit
the children’s summer camper’s fund of the Congregational Church of
North Barnstead. To reserve tickets or for more information call Chris
Bonoli at 603-340-1468, leave a message, and your call will be returned
in the evening. Thank you for all your support and success with the New
Year’s Eve Milk and Cookies Concert!
Oscar Foss Memorial Library News
non-perishable, unexpired food item to the Oscar Foss Memorial Library
during the month of February and have your fines forgiven! We will also
be accepting monetary donations, all of which will be given to the
Barnstead Food Pantry & Thrift Shop.
Child to the Library Day!
Foss Memorial Library invites the families of Barnstead to come to the
library on Saturday, February 7th any time between 9am-noon for a
special children’s day. The children can enjoy lots of fun activities,
visit with a special guest, check out all our newest books, and even get
their very own library card. They may discover some other surprises as
well, so come on in and join the fun!
February the time for our After School Club will be changing to 3-4pm.
It will still be held on the first Tuesday of each month for K-3rd
graders and the third Tuesday of each month for 4th-8th graders. Sign up
is not required and this program is free and open to the public.
the library (269-3900) or visit our website (www.oscarfoss.org)
for more information about these or any of our other programs or events.
There is always something happening at the Oscar Foss Memorial Library!
Library Hours are: Monday; 2pm-8pm, Tuesday & Wednesday; 10am-5pm,
Thursday; 5pm-8pm, Friday; 2pm-5pm, Saturday; 9am-Noon.
Cub Scout News
project is The Pinewood Derby. Each of the cubs has received his derby
kit and will be racing the cars on January 24th for the first time. The
winners will then go to the regional race at a later date.
Pack 43 Cub Scouts have been busy since September. The boys have
learned about Family, Town, Nation and World. The boys participated in
the Scouting for Food which brought more than 48 bags of food to
Barnstead’s Food Pantry, visited the Fire Station, and all received the
first Badge, Bobcat (and are working on more).
interested in joining our fun can come to Barnstead Elementary School
any Tuesday at 6PM (Mr. Hamel’s Room). We meet for one hour. For more
information Call Mrs. Williams at 435-7054 or email